Re: [dev] what's your opinion on Go

From: Hadrian Węgrzynowski <>
Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 11:34:50 +0100

On Tue, 13 Dec 2011 02:58:31 +0100
Arian Kuschki <> wrote:

>Hi all,
>I would like to learn a new programming language. I do not know C. As
>I remember positive reactions on this list when Go came out, I would
>like to know if people still think it might be a 'better C'. One thing
>I like about Go is that is seems more suitable for server/web stuff,
>which is where I 'earn my bread' (working in Java and Javascript
>mainly, also Python) . But is it also good for building stuff like
>dmenu, dwm, cli tools in general etc? Or is C still king here?

C is the king and Go is the prince. Go needs to be more stable/mature,
then it will be the king.

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